Drawing With Confidence
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Drawing With Confidence

These fun and easy to follow drawing lessons will help you learn drawing with just few minutes effort per day.
3.6 (7 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
109 students enrolled
Created by Evan Peelle
Published 5/2012
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  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

Would you like to learn to draw in a few simple, fun, steps with these online drawing class?

Drawing With Confidence is the full and complete course to taking you by the hand through fun and simple drawing class. These lessons are for all ages and all levels, from beginner all the way up to professional.

Each technique is tried and true as you'll enjoy seeing each live demonstration create beautiful art work right before your eyes. The drawing course is tought by a world class portrait artist who has completed portraits of people including: 

  • The Prince of Dubai
  • Rupert Murdoch
  • Ridley Scott
  • Jeff Skol

As well as tought at presitgous art universities and exhibited across the states in notable galleries. He is also the founder of Drawing With Confidence, a complete set of the world's best art training courses available.

We hope you will enjoy our drawing lessons, have a great time and happy art making!



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Curriculum For This Course
10 Lectures
My First Section
10 Lectures 02:04:27

Learn to Draw Course:

In module one and two we discuss the most important elements in a drawing. These techniques are designed to prepare you for painting while improving your drawing skills. You'll learn techniques for maximum depth, accuracy and speed while setting up drawings.

Learn drawing materials and methods.

We'll clearly establish the best surface to work on, the most effective and flexible medium to draw with and a number of master's secrets in between. 


  • Surface and medium
  • Support preperation
  • Materials application
Materials and Preperation

Learn To Draw Course:

Get the best out of yourself using these relaxation techniques specifically designed for drawing. I'll take you through some of the most helpful pre-drawing techniques I've ever come across. They'll help you relax, get into the flow state, and deeply enjoy the drawing process. You'll open up new levels of satisfaction from drawing your favorite subjects. 

Some 'Inner Game' topics include:  

  • Relaxation techniques
  • Timers and clear end points
  • How to learn from yourself

Relaxation Techniques

Learn to draw course: 

The 3 pillars of drawing. These are the three core principles of any drawing technique. They are the foundation by which all other drawing ability is built on top of. They are also REALLY fun to use and get comfortable with. You'll find yourself creating more realistic drawings almost effortlessly after just a few practice drawings using these pillars. 

You'll learn these drawing techniques

  • Points and triangulation
  • Angles and plumb lines
  • Light and dark graphic shapes
  • Negative and positive space
Preview 11:36

Learn to Draw Course:

Watch this video and enjoy the freedom of knowing where and when you can express your unique talents during the course of a drawing. The infamous timeline of drawing is a cuveted concept. This will help you organize every single tool, technique, and principle you've ever learned into a cohesive sequence. It will allow you to know exactly when is the right time to use your various talents. It saves hours of frustration from the need to go back and fix stuff, or getting lost, losing that feeling of enjoyment and freedom

Drawing Timelines

Learn to Draw Course:

Get a firm understanding of how value is applied in a smooth drawing approach. You'll learn the reason behind each stage and step in a drawing. You'll get a sense of where each value belongs in a work of art, and how to use the materials to your advantage.  

Preview 04:51

Laern to Draw Course: 

One powerful way of understanding how light interacts with every drawing subject. We will discover the phases of lighting that can add dramatic and mood like effects to your work. A clear understanding of how your materials will describe the realistic look of light on form. 

You'll learn these drawing principles: 

  • rim light
  • half light
  • 3/4 light
  • 3 layers of form lighting. 
Preview 19:07

Learn to Draw Course: 

The most important and mis understood techniques in drawing is proportion. It is so easy when put in the correct setting and order of importance. You'll enjoy an effortless ability to get drawings to accurate every time. It's a simple yet strong tool to get you on track if the passion of your drawing took you a little off track. 

You'll learn drawing techniques for excellent proportion: 

  • measuring h x w
  • measuring halves
  • measuring quarters

Secrets of Proportion

Learn to Draw Course: 

Watch this full demo of a portrait demonstration. This shows every detail of how a trained artist puts together technique and talent into a flowing art and science. A commentary helps describe the thoughts, concepts and applications used in creating a finished piece. The later portion is sped up to more clearly show the evolution of the work and keep viewers fully engaged. 

Watch these in action: 

  • push pull of shapes
  • structure 
  • form modeling

Live Demo

Learn to Draw Course: 

A full debrief of the creative process. Careful insights into specific processes and decision making is candidly exposed. You'll learn what goes on behind the artist's eyes and delve into the foundational principles that every drawing is created upon. 
  • features to fit on the face
  • capture shapes in moment
  • applied structure 
Features of The Face

Learn to Draw Course: 

An important final step is taken to protect your work. I'll go over specific materials and procedures to ensure your work stands the test of time. With a final farewell and happy drawing to you! 

Thank you. 

Evan P. 

Ps. If you loved this course you can find more like it at www.DrawingWithConfidence.com

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About the Instructor
Evan Peelle
3.6 Average rating
7 Reviews
109 Students
1 Course
Professional Fine Artist

Evan works as a professional artist completing portraits of world leaders including: 

The Prince of Dubai

Rupert Murdoch

Ridley Scott

Jeff Skoll

His world famous drawing courses are recognized as the benchmark in learning traditional drawing techniques with a contemporary twist. He specializes in portraiture and figure drawing completing nearly a decade of practice.

Evan spends most of his time working on new commissions and teaching students drawing and painting. He is originally from New York City and has completed international study with modern day masters. When he is not working he enjoys yoga, reading fiction, and a great pastrami sandwhich.